Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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Fire Weather Planning Forecast
National Weather Service Lake Charles LA
323 AM CDT Mon Apr 23 2018

.DISCUSSION...
A surface low over western Tennessee will drift to the east
over the next couple of days. Flow around the surface low
will allow for mainly west to northwest winds that will bring
in relatively dry conditions.

TXZ180-259-260-232215-
Tyler-Northern Jasper-Northern Newton-
Including the cities of Town Bluff, Fred, Hillister, Ivanhoe,
Spurger, Warren, Woodville, Holly Springs, Jasper, Kirbyville,
Magnolia Springs, Mt. Union, Roganville, Burkeville, Farrsville,
Jamestown, Newton, Wiergate, Bleakwood, and Call
323 AM CDT Mon Apr 23 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud cover           PCldy        MClear       MClear
Precip type           NONE         NONE         NONE
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      75 (+5)      54 (+1)      81
RH % (24h trend)      44 (-9)      91 (0)       39
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)   W  5                      Lgt/Var
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   NW  8        Lgt/Var      NW  5
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
Mixing hgt(m-AGL/MSL) 1747         32           1742
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)5731         105          5715
Transport wnd (m/s)   NW  8        NW  2        NW  6
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 17        NW  3        NW 14
Vent rate (m/s-m)     13976        64           10452
Dispersion            VERY GOOD    POOR         VERY GOOD
Category Day          4            1            4
LAL                   NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
MIX HGT 500           62                        68
Keetch-Byram          < 200        < 200        < 200

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs around
80. Light winds.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Lows in the
mid 50s. Highs in the mid 70s. North winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the upper
70s. North winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s.
Highs in the upper 70s. North winds around 5 mph.

$$

TXZ201-261-262-232215-
Hardin-Southern Jasper-Southern Newton-
Including the cities of Lumberton, Silsbee, Gist, Buna, Evadale,
and Deweyville
323 AM CDT Mon Apr 23 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       MClear
Precip type           NONE         NONE         NONE
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      76 (+4)      54 (+1)      81
RH % (24h trend)      42 (-8)      92 (+1)      40
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)   W  6                      Lgt/Var
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   W  8         Lgt/Var      NW  5
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
Mixing hgt(m-AGL/MSL) 1722         47           1719
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)5649         154          5641
Transport wnd (m/s)   NW  8        NW  1        NW  6
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 18        NW  2        NW 13
Vent rate (m/s-m)     13776        47           10314
Dispersion            VERY GOOD    POOR         VERY GOOD
Category Day          4            1            4
LAL                   NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
MIX HGT 500           63                        68
Keetch-Byram          < 200        < 200        < 200

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the
lower 80s. Light winds.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Lows in the
upper 50s. Highs in the upper 70s. Northwest winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the upper
70s. North winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s.
Highs in the upper 70s. North winds around 5 mph.

$$

TXZ215-216-232215-
Jefferson-Orange-
Including the cities of Beaumont, Sabine Pass,
Sea Rim State Park, Orange, Vidor, and Bridge City
323 AM CDT Mon Apr 23 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       MClear
Precip type           NONE         NONE         NONE
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      77 (+4)      55 (0)       81
RH % (24h trend)      41 (-10)     91 (+1)      41
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)   W  5                      Lgt/Var
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   W  9         NW  5        NW  6
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
Mixing hgt(m-AGL/MSL) 1698         47           1698
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)5570         155          5571
Transport wnd (m/s)   NW  9        NW  2        NW  6
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 20        NW  3        NW 14
Vent rate (m/s-m)     15282        94           10188
Dispersion            VERY GOOD    POOR         VERY GOOD
Category Day          4            1            4
LAL                   NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
MIX HGT 500           63                        68
Keetch-Byram          301-400      301-400      301-400

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs around
80. West winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Lows in the
upper 50s. Highs in the upper 70s. South winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the
upper 70s. West winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the mid
70s. North winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the
upper 70s. East winds around 5 mph.

$$

LAZ027-232215-
Vernon-
Including the cities of Fort Polk, Pickering, Leesville,
and Slagle
323 AM CDT Mon Apr 23 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud cover           PCldy        MClear       MClear
Precip type           NONE         NONE         NONE
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      73 (+3)      54 (+1)      80
RH % (24h trend)      47 (-7)      90 (-2)      38
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)   W  5                      Lgt/Var
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   W  8         Lgt/Var      NW  7
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
Mixing hgt(m-AGL/MSL) 1786         57           1844
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)5859         186          6050
Transport wnd (m/s)   NW  8        W  2         NW  7
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 18        W  3         NW 15
Vent rate (m/s-m)     14288        114          12908
Dispersion            VERY GOOD    POOR         VERY GOOD
Category Day          4            1            4
LAL                   NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
MIX HGT 500           60                        67
Keetch-Byram          < 200        < 200        < 200

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the
upper 70s. North winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Lows in the
mid 50s. Highs in the mid 70s. North winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the upper
70s. North winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s.
Highs in the upper 70s. North winds around 5 mph.

$$

LAZ028-029-232215-
Rapides-Avoyelles-
Including the cities of Alexandria, Pineville, Effie, Marksville,
Bunkie, Cottonport, Simmesport, and Mansura
323 AM CDT Mon Apr 23 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud cover           PCldy        MClear       MClear
Precip type           NONE         NONE         NONE
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      73 (0)       52 (-1)      80
RH % (24h trend)      48 (-8)      92 (-2)      39
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)   W  6                      NW  5
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   W  8         NW  5        NW  7
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
Mixing hgt(m-AGL/MSL) 1812         58           1946
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)5944         189          6386
Transport wnd (m/s)   W  8         W  2         NW  7
Transport wnd (mph)   W 18         W  5         NW 16
Vent rate (m/s-m)     14496        116          13622
Dispersion            VERY GOOD    POOR         VERY GOOD
Category Day          4            1            4
LAL                   NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
MIX HGT 500           59                        66
Keetch-Byram          < 200        < 200        < 200

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the
upper 70s. North winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Lows in the
mid 50s. Highs in the mid 70s. North winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the
upper 70s. North winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s.
Highs in the upper 70s. North winds around 5 mph.

$$

LAZ030-031-232215-
Beauregard-Allen-
Including the cities of Bundick Lake, De Ridder, Fields, Oretta,
Oakdale, and Kinder
323 AM CDT Mon Apr 23 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       MClear
Precip type           NONE         NONE         NONE
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      75 (+3)      53 (0)       80
RH % (24h trend)      42 (-10)     92 (-2)      38
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)   W  6                      Lgt/Var
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   W  8         Lgt/Var      NW  6
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
Mixing hgt(m-AGL/MSL) 1780         53           1853
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)5840         175          6080
Transport wnd (m/s)   NW  8        NW  2        NW  7
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 17        NW  3        NW 15
Vent rate (m/s-m)     14240        106          12971
Dispersion            VERY GOOD    POOR         VERY GOOD
Category Day          4            1            4
LAL                   NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
MIX HGT 500           61                        67
Keetch-Byram          < 200        < 200        < 200

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs around
80. North winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Lows in the
mid 50s. Highs in the upper 70s. North winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the upper
70s. North winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s.
Highs in the upper 70s. North winds around 5 mph.

$$

LAZ032-033-232215-
Evangeline-St. Landry-
Including the cities of Ville Platte, Beaver, St. Landry, Mamou,
Reddell, Lawtell, Opelousas, and Eunice
323 AM CDT Mon Apr 23 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud cover           PCldy        MClear       MClear
Precip type           NONE         NONE         NONE
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      75 (0)       52 (-2)      80
RH % (24h trend)      43 (-12)     92 (-1)      41
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)   W  6                      NW  5
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   W  8         Lgt/Var      NW  8
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
Mixing hgt(m-AGL/MSL) 1809         52           1848
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)5934         171          6063
Transport wnd (m/s)   W  8         W  2         NW  7
Transport wnd (mph)   W 17         W  5         NW 16
Vent rate (m/s-m)     14472        104          12936
Dispersion            VERY GOOD    POOR         VERY GOOD
Category Day          4            1            4
LAL                   NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
MIX HGT 500           60                        67
Keetch-Byram          < 200        < 200        < 200

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the
upper 70s. North winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Lows in the
mid 50s. Highs in the mid 70s. North winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the upper
70s. North winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s.
Highs in the upper 70s. North winds around 5 mph.

$$

LAZ041-042-232215-
Calcasieu-Jefferson Davis-
Including the cities of Lake Charles, Sulphur, Hathaway,
Jennings, Topsy, Roanoke, Welsh, and Lake Arthur
323 AM CDT Mon Apr 23 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       MClear
Precip type           NONE         NONE         NONE
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      77 (+3)      55 (0)       80
RH % (24h trend)      41 (-11)     91 (-1)      39
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)   W  6                      Lgt/Var
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   W  9         Lgt/Var      NW  7
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
Mixing hgt(m-AGL/MSL) 1722         57           1795
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)5649         187          5888
Transport wnd (m/s)   W  8         NW  2        NW  7
Transport wnd (mph)   W 18         NW  3        NW 15
Vent rate (m/s-m)     13776        114          12565
Dispersion            VERY GOOD    POOR         VERY GOOD
Category Day          4            1            4
LAL                   NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
MIX HGT 500           62                        67
Keetch-Byram          < 200        < 200        < 200

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the
lower 80s. North winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Lows in the
upper 50s. Highs in the upper 70s. North winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the upper
70s. Northwest winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s.
Highs in the upper 70s. Northeast winds around 5 mph.

$$

LAZ073-074-232215-
West Cameron-East Cameron-
Including the cities of Hackberry, Johnson Bayou, Grand Lake,
Klondike, Cameron, Creole, Grand Chenier, and Rutherford Beach
323 AM CDT Mon Apr 23 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       MClear
Precip type           NONE         NONE         NONE
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      76 (+2)      57 (-2)      79
RH % (24h trend)      42 (-12)     87 (+4)      42
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)   NW  5                     Lgt/Var
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   W  9         NW  5        NW  6
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
Mixing hgt(m-AGL/MSL) 1679         63           1802
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)5510         208          5913
Transport wnd (m/s)   W  8         NW  3        NW  6
Transport wnd (mph)   W 18         NW  6        NW 14
Vent rate (m/s-m)     13432        189          10812
Dispersion            VERY GOOD    POOR         VERY GOOD
Category Day          4            1            4
LAL                   NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
MIX HGT 500           62                        67
Keetch-Byram          301-400      301-400      301-400

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the
upper 70s. West winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Lows around
60. Highs in the mid 70s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the
upper 70s. West winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s.
Highs in the upper 70s. North winds around 5 mph.

$$

LAZ043>045-232215-
Acadia-Lafayette-Upper St. Martin-
Including the cities of Crowley, Rayne, Branch, Church Point,
Richard, Lafayette, Breaux Bridge, Cade, and St. Martinville
323 AM CDT Mon Apr 23 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       MClear
Precip type           NONE         NONE         NONE
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      76 (0)       55 (-1)      80
RH % (24h trend)      41 (-13)     90 (0)       41
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)   W  6                      NW  5
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   W  9         NW  5        NW  8
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
Mixing hgt(m-AGL/MSL) 1682         55           1843
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)5517         180          6047
Transport wnd (m/s)   W  9         NW  2        NW  7
Transport wnd (mph)   W 20         NW  5        NW 16
Vent rate (m/s-m)     15138        110          12901
Dispersion            VERY GOOD    POOR         VERY GOOD
Category Day          4            1            4
LAL                   NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
MIX HGT 500           60                        67
Keetch-Byram          < 200        < 200        < 200

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs around
80. North winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Lows in the
upper 50s. Highs in the upper 70s. North winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the upper
70s. North winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s.
Highs in the upper 70s. North winds around 5 mph.

$$

LAZ052-053-232215-
Vermilion-Iberia-
Including the cities of Abbeville, Intracoastal City, Meaux,
Forked Island, Kaplan, and New Iberia
323 AM CDT Mon Apr 23 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       MClear
Precip type           NONE         NONE         NONE
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      77 (+1)      57 (0)       80
RH % (24h trend)      42 (-15)     86 (-2)      41
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)   W  6                      NW  5
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   W  9         NW  5        NW  7
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
Mixing hgt(m-AGL/MSL) 1672         55           1866
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)5484         180          6121
Transport wnd (m/s)   W  8         NW  2        NW  7
Transport wnd (mph)   W 18         NW  5        NW 16
Vent rate (m/s-m)     13376        110          13062
Dispersion            VERY GOOD    POOR         VERY GOOD
Category Day          4            1            4
LAL                   NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
MIX HGT 500           61                        67
Keetch-Byram          201-300      201-300      201-300

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs around
80. Northwest winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Lows around
60. Highs in the mid 70s. North winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the
upper 70s. West winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s.
Highs in the upper 70s. North winds around 5 mph.

$$

LAZ054-055-232215-
St. Mary-Lower St. Martin-
Including the cities of Morgan City, Burns Point, Centerville,
Franklin, Patterson, Berwick, Bayou Vista, and Stephensville
323 AM CDT Mon Apr 23 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       MClear
Precip type           NONE         NONE         NONE
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      76 (-1)      57 (-1)      79
RH % (24h trend)      44 (-17)     85 (-3)      46
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)   W  6                      Lgt/Var
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   W  9         W  5         NW  7
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
Mixing hgt(m-AGL/MSL) 1658         67           1955
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)5439         219          6415
Transport wnd (m/s)   W  8         NW  2        NW  7
Transport wnd (mph)   W 17         NW  5        NW 16
Vent rate (m/s-m)     13264        134          13685
Dispersion            VERY GOOD    POOR         VERY GOOD
Category Day          4            1            4
LAL                   NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
MIX HGT 500           60                        66
Keetch-Byram          201-300      201-300      201-300

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the
upper 70s. West winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows around 60.
Highs in the mid 70s. West winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the
upper 70s. Northwest winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s.
Highs in the upper 70s. North winds around 5 mph.

$$

Rua



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